Month: January 2017

The Grace of Being Cut to the Quick by Gary Peluso-Verdend

The President of Phillips Theological Seminary, the Rev. Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend, offers this homily on the first day of on campus classes of the Spring 2017 Semester. Dr. Peluso-Verdend’s reflection is based on 2 Samuel 11:26-12:7a

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Seminary Reflections

Two Phillips alumna offer reflections during this chapel service. Sandy Shapoval, Director of the Phillips Library and the Rev. Gina Jackson, Director of Worship, offer two reflections of their time at Phillips.

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Many Religions, One God by Gary Peluso-Verdend

Phillips President, the Rev. Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend, offers the homily during this final chapel service of the Doctor of Ministry fortnight offered every January. Dr. Peluso-Verdend’s reflection is based on Genesis 11: 1-9

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Refusing the Hand of the Empire by Rosemary McCombs Maxey

This reflection is offered by the Reverend Rosemary McCombs Maxey. Maxey is a member of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma and is well known throughout the United Church of Christ. She has served on many national boards and committees and has been a leading voice and member of the UCC Council for American Indian […]

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Via Transformativa by Bill Crowell

The final reflection on the four pathways of creation spirituality offered by the Rev. Bill Crowell is Via Transformativa. Crowell is the pastor at Tulsa’s St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.

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Via Creativa by Bill Crowell

The Rev. Bill Crowell, pastor at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Tulsa, offers further reflections on creation spirituality the third installment on Via Creativa.

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Via Negativa by Bill Crowell

The Rev. Bill Crowell continues his reflections on creation spirituality with a reflection on Via Negativa. Crowell is the pastor at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Tulsa

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Via Positiva by Bill Crowell

Phillips begins the new year with its annual January Doctor of Ministry Fortnight for the first two weeks of the year. The Rev. Bill Crowell is offering several reflections on creation spirituality. Crowell is the pastor at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Tulsa. This reflection is on Via Positiva.

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